Published Literary Fiction
A character study about a barmaid
who tries to turn her life around.
Roger Williams College
In this short story, an old woman refuses to
exchange life for a glorious hereafter.
Published: Of Unicorns & Space Stations
A young hairdresser loves to tell stories
even while she's being robbed.
Published: Medicinal Purposes
End of Year, 1999
A short story about a teenage girl who thinks that
running away from home will solve all her problems.
Published: The Emisary
In this short story, a mysterious orb hovering
over a couple's home changes their relationship.
Published: Enigma, Summer, 2004
A House in the Land of Shinar, published January 15, 2021. Archway Publishing, a subsidiary of Simon & Schuster. A historical novel set during 3500 B.C. in the Middle East. How a Bedouin's mission to avenge the death of his beloved, young daughter might have led to the beginning of Judaism. Available at amazon.com. ..."a captivating and nuanced account...the plot is by turns as gripping as it is moving...a historically impressive work." ---Kirkus Reviews
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